Shell Wrap Shibori Jacket Burda 117 02/2014

Shell Wrap Shibori Jacket

I’ve had this make finished for quite a while but it’s been just too hot to take pics.  I still probably won’t get any wear out of this for a few more months, but I love it!  This jacket was made with the leftover yardage from […]

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End of Summer Swimwear, Sew Pomona

End of Summer Swimwear

  I’ve been meaning to share these looks for a few weeks now but never managed to get any good pictures taken.  I love sewing swimwear but taking the photos is another story.  The beach has been so crowded lately and it makes me a […]

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Marcy Tilton Pants, V8499, Avocado dyed hemp tencel twill

Avocado Dyed Marcy Tilton Pants

  These are my new favorite pants!  I love the wide leg silhouette that tapers with two lower leg pleats, the fitted and darted waist in front with an elastic band in back (so comfy!) and all the seaming details.  Plus giant pockets!  And the […]

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Back to school backpack-McCall's- M6410 and fabrics from Sew Modern

Back to School Sewing

Nigel just started kindergarten last week and I’ve been busily sewing for school as our summer slowly comes to an end. I’m finishing up two polo shirt’s using the perfect polo from Blank Slate patterns and finished this make, a new backpack,  just in time […]

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Marcy Tilton Shingle Dress, V8904 Sew Pomona

Marcy Tilton Shingle Dress

  Oh how I LOVE this dress!  It so soft and comfy yet elegant at the same time.  It feels like I’m wearing yoga pants in dress form. I need more comfy makes like this one!  I made this back in July to wear for […]

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Sarah & Ava Swimsuit, Ohhh Lulu, at Sew Pomona

Sarah and Ava Swimsuit

I love sewing swimwear!   Here’s my latest suit using two fabulous patterns from Ohhh Lulu , the Sarah Longline Bralette and the Ava Highwaist Panties.  This suit is so comfortable and supportive! Perfect since I’m always swimming with the kids who are usually hanging all […]

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Summer Wrap Pants-   Sew Pomona

Sheer Summer Wrap Pants #oonapalooza

Phew!!!Done at the very last minute.  It’s August 1st, the last day of the Sewcialists Oonapalooza !  These pants took me a bit longer than planned. I had them all sewn up at the beginning of July but had to fix a few fit issues first.   […]

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KCW Wrap Up!

I think this was my most successful KCW-Kids Clothes Week- so far!  I got everything on my list finished and the kids LOVE their new clothes!  Here’s what I made:  Blouse R, Girls Style Book – with added front pleats- for Ami size 3 & KID […]

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KCW~Kid's Sewing Plans and First Makes!

KCW~ Sewing Plans and First Makes!

  This week  I’m  focused on sewing for my kids for KCW-Summer (Kids Clothes Week if you haven’t heard of it).  I have a long list of projects that I keep putting off  that really need to get done so the timing is perfect.  I […]

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